31 January 2013
The Coca-Cola Co's largest independent bottler has been flexing its considerable might of late.
1 November 2012
In a busy HR week for Bacardi, the company has confirmed the appointment of a senior global category director of rums.
30 July 2012
Pepsi-Cola Products Philippines (PCPPI) has posted a 436% rise in its first-half profits, fuelled by strong cola growth.
22 June 2012
PepsiCo Americas Beverages will reduce the calorie content of its soft drinks as US cities mull taxes on high-sugar drinks, the company's divisional head has said.
24 January 2012
Britvic will report interim results for its first-quarter tomorrow (25 January). Here, just-drinks brings you the company's highlights for the 12 weeks to 20 December.
13 January 2012
Pepsi Bottling Ventures (PBV) has appointed a president and CEO to replace Keith Reimer.
4 January 2012
Pure Growth Partners has signed a deal with independent Pepsi distributor, the Honickman Group, for its Street King energy shot in the US.
30 November 2011
Britvic has said that it hopes to one day launch its Fruit Shoot brand nationwide in the US, as part of a strategy to expand beyond the UK soft drinks market.
30 November 2011
Britvic has recorded an increase in full-year profits and said that it is confident on the year ahead, despite a continued challenging financial environment.
17 November 2011
According to a report in the New York Post yesterday (16 November), PepsiCo is working on two major acquisitions, in addition to examining the possibility of a business split.
8 November 2011
Members of the PepsiCo board of directors have expressed frustration at the lack of a potential successor to CEO, Indra Nooyi, according to reports.
28 October 2011
The Coca-Cola Co has agreed to purchase US bottler Great Plains Coca-Cola Bottling Co for US$360m.
14 September 2011
PepsiCo has announced several executive changes, including the appointment of a CEO of PepsiCo Americas Beverages.
28 April 2011
PepsiCo has said that it is looking to accelerate the growth of its nutritional segment, with a focus on Gatorade and products under the Wimm-Bill-Dann banner.
28 April 2011
PepsiCo has reaffirmed its full-year earnings outlook, despite recorded a drop in first quarter profits.
31 March 2011
PepsiCo's chief financial officer has told just-drinks that the company does not expect to make any more large-scale acquisitions in the immediate future.
25 March 2011
The Coca-Cola Co and PepsiCo may close several facilities as part of their bottler integration processes, Sanford Bernstein analysts have predicted.
17 January 2011
PepsiCo's purchase of Wimm-Bill-Dann last month makes it a better investment bet than The Coca-Cola Co heading into 2011, according to analyst group Sanford Bernstein.
10 December 2010
The second round-up in our Review of the Year series sees Ben Cooper consider a busy 12 months for our soft drink brethren.
6 December 2010
Last week, PepsiCo agreed to buy 66% of Wimm-Bill-Dann (WBD) for US$3.8bn in a move that will make PepsiCo the largest food and beverage group in Russia.
24 November 2010
Suntory Group has announced a number of organisational changes within the firm that will see the creation of three new divisions and the appointment of new executives.
7 October 2010
PepsiCo has posted rises in both sales and profits for its third quarter, driven in part by the acquisition of its two anchor bottlers earlier this year.
7 October 2010
PepsiCo this morning (7 October) posted rises in both sales and profits for its third quarter, driven in part by the acquisition of its two anchor bottlers earlier this year. Here we take a closer look at the soft drink giant's results.
4 October 2010
The Coca-Cola Co has completed its takeover of the North America operations of its major bottler, Coca-Cola Enteprises.
16 September 2010
Lotte Chilsung Beverage Co has broadened its Pepsi bottling portfolio with the acquisition of a controlling stake in Pepsi Cola Products Philippines.
3 September 2010
PepsiCo has lined up a distribution change for its Gatorade brand in North America.
28 July 2010
Alcoholic drinks firms in the US have been reluctant to acquire new businesses in the last 18 months and activity has lagged behind other sectors, such as soft drinks, new figures show.
15 June 2010
PepsiCo has dismissed any notion that it would look to spin-off its newly-acquired bottlers, PepsiAmerica and Pepsi Bottling Group, according to a report.
11 June 2010
Shares of Dr Pepper Snapple Group have been under pressure following its long-awaited licensing deal with The Coca-Cola Co, but many analysts think the group has reason to be cheerful. Michelle Russell examines market reaction to this week's agreement.
12 May 2010
Analyst group Stifel Nicolaus has said that Dr Pepper Snapple Group may get a lower windfall than first assumed from The Coca-Cola Co's deal to buy the North American operations of Coca-Cola Enterprises.